Taught course

Speech and Language Processing

Institution
University of Edinburgh · School of Philosophy, Psychology and Languages Science
Qualifications
MScPGDip

Entry requirements

An undergraduate degree in linguistics, computing, engineering, psychology, philosophy and mathematics or equivalent relevant experience. We do not require a high level of computing skills for entry to the programme but do expect students to be willing to learn. The computational element varies depending on your choice of courses, and can be tailored to those with a strong computational background or to those with none. In addition to the supporting documents requested on the application form, candidates are asked to submit a personal statement.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This programme aims to equip you with the technical knowledge and practical skills required to carry out research and development in the challenging interdisciplinary arena of speech and language technology.

Taught by leading researchers from Linguistics & English Language, the Centre for Speech Technology Research and the School of Informatics, this programme combines elements of linguistics, computer science, engineering and psychology.

Information for international students

http://www.ed.ac.uk/studying/international

Fees and funding

http://www.ed.ac.uk/schools-departments/student-funding/

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

PGDip

full time
9 months

Course contact details

Name
PPLS Postgraduate Office
Email
pplspg@ed.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 131 651 5002